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Ben Franklin appointed agent...
Item # 573686
December 19, 1771
THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, December 19, 1771
* Benjamin Franklin appointed agent to United Kingdom
Inside has a report headed "America" from Philadelphia noting in part: "...Benjamin Franklin, Esq., is appointed Agent for this province at the Court of Great Britain, for the ensuing year."
Other news of the day, mostly European, plus ads as well. Complete with eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 inches, it is in great condition.